Food insecurity affects too many families in our district, our city and our state. Hunger is devastating to children seeking education, employed individuals and the stability of families.
These resources can assist you or people you may know dealing with food insecurity.
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program provides funds that can be used to purchase food at participating retailers. Eligibility is determined by income and number of family members. To apply, click here.
The Women, Infants and Children program assists pregnant women, new mothers and their children get proper nutrition. You can determine your eligibility and visit a local office to fill out an application.
A Just Harvest
7649 N. Paulina Ave.
Chicago, IL 60626
Prepared meals served Monday through Friday, 5:30-6:30pm and Saturday/Sunday from 5-6pm. Doors open at 4:30pm.
Care for Real / Edgewater Food Pantry
5341 N. Sheridan Rd.
Chicago, IL 60660
Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 9am-12pm
Pet Food Pantry: First Thursday of every month from 3-5pm.
5543 N Broadway
Chicago, IL 60640
Thursday: 12pm-3pm and 5:30-7:30pm